Remembering Tom Wolfe

May 15, 2018 | By Baltimore County Public Library

The Bonfire of the Vanities book cover

Tom Wolfe 1931 - 2018

American author and journalist Tom Wolfe has died at the age of 88. Wolfe was known for creating New Journalism, a legacy which endures today. Following his success in journalism, he found critical and popular praise for his novels, including "The Bonfire of the Vanities," and nonfiction works, including "The Right Stuff," both of which were made into films. Learn more about this influential man in American literature in our collection of books and movies

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